Biography

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William Dieterle (July 15, 1893 – December 9, 1972) was a German actor and film director, who worked in Hollywood for much of his career. His best known films include The Devil and Daniel Webster, The Story of Louis Pasteur and The Hunchback of Notre Dame. His 1937 film The Life of Emile Zola won the Academy Award for Best Picture. Description above from the Wikipedia article William Dieterle, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

William Dieterle (July 15, 1893 – December 9, 1972) was a German actor and film director, who worked in Hollywood for much of his career. His best known films include The Devil and Daniel Webster, The Story of Louis Pasteur and The Hunchback of Notre Dame. His 1937 film The Life of Emile Zola won the Academy Award for Best Picture. Description above from the Wikipedia article William Dieterle, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 113

Birthday 1893-07-15

Day of Death 1972-12-08

Place of Birth Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Germany

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Also Known As

  • Wilhelm Dieterle
  • W. Dieterle

Directing TV ShowsMovies

1968 Ein Sommernachtstraum Director
1966 Samba Director
1964 The Confession Director
1962 Das Vergnügen, anständig zu sein Director
1962 Gabriel Schillings Flucht Director
1961 Die große Reise Director
1960 Die Fastnachtsbeichte Director
1960 Die Herrin der Welt - Teil II Director
1960 Die Herrin der Welt - Teil I Director
1959 Dubrowsky Director
1957 Omar Khayyam Director
1955 Screen Director's Playhouse (1 episode)Director
1955 Magic Fire Director
1954 Elephant Walk Director
1953 Salome Director
1952 The Turning Point Director
1952 Boots Malone Director
1951 Red Mountain Director
1951 Peking Express Director
1950 September Affair Director
1950 Dark City Director
1950 Paid in Full Director
1950 Volcano Director
1949 Rope of Sand Director
1949 The Accused Director
1948 Portrait of Jennie Director
1946 The Searching Wind Director
1945 This Love of Ours Director
1945 Love Letters Director
1944 I'll Be Seeing You Director
1944 Kismet Director
1942 Tennessee Johnson Director
1942 Syncopation Director
1941 All That Money Can Buy Director
1940 A Dispatch from Reuter's Director
1940 Dr. Ehrlich's Magic Bullet Director
1939 The Hunchback of Notre Dame Director
1939 Juarez Director
1938 Blockade Director
1937 The Life of Emile Zola Director
1937 Another Dawn Director
1937 The Great O'Malley Director
1936 Satan Met a Lady Director
1936 The White Angel Director
1936 The Story of Louis Pasteur Director
1935 Dr. Socrates Director
1935 A Midsummer Night's Dream Director
1934 The Secret Bride Director
1934 The Firebird Director
1934 Madame Du Barry Director
1934 Fog Over Frisco Director
1934 Fashions of 1934 Director
1933 Female Assistant Director
1933 From Headquarters Director
1933 The Devil's in Love Director
1933 Adorable Director
1933 Grand Slam Director
1933 Lawyer Man Director
1932 Scarlet Dawn Director
1932 6 Hours to Live Director
1932 The Crash Director
1932 Jewel Robbery Director
1932 Man Wanted Director
1931 Her Majesty, Love Director
1931 The Last Flight Director
1931 Kismet Director
1931 Die heilige Flamme Director
1931 Eine Stunde Glück Director
1931 Dämon des Meeres Director
1931 Die Maske fällt Director
1930 Ludwig II, King of Bavaria Director
1929 The Brandenburg Arch Director
1928 Sex in Chains Director
1928 Die Heilige und ihr Narr Director
1927 Das Geheimnis des Abbe X Director
1924 Waxworks Assistant Director
1923 Man by the Roadside Director

Acting

Hölle der Liebe
2002 Los 5 Faust de F.W. Murnau as Valentin (archive footage)
1959 Dubrowsky as Kirila Petrowitsch
1951 Deutscher Filmpreis (Lola) (1 episode) as himself
1931 Eine Stunde Glück as Eddy
1931 Dämon des Meeres as Captain Ahab
1930 Ludwig II, King of Bavaria as Ludwig II - König von Bayern
1928 Sex in Chains as Franz Sommer (as Wilhelm Dieterle)
1928 Ritter der Nacht as Marius
1928 Die Heilige und ihr Narr as Harro, Graf von Torstein
1928 Frau Sorge as Paul
1928 Violantha as Adelrich
1927 Das Geheimnis des Abbe X as Der Abbé
1927 Petronella - Das Geheimnis der Berge as Josmarie Seiler
1927 Liebesreigen as Robert Baumeister
1927 At the Edge of the World as John
1927 Ich habe im Mai von der Liebe geträumt as Peter
1927 Die Weber as Moritz Jäger
1927 Der Zigeunerbaron
1927 Unter Ausschluß der Öffentlichkeit as Fritz Sehring
1927 Ehegeheimnisse
1926 Die Flucht in den Zirkus as Cossack
1926 Der Pfarrer von Kirchfeld
1926 Faust as Valentin: Gretchens Bruder / Marguerite's brother
1926 Qualen der Nacht as Jap Geel
1926 Familie Schimek as Josef Baumann
1926 Die Försterchristel
1926 The Fallen as Grosser
1925 Die Dame aus Berlin as Wulf Tormann
1925 Der Hahn im Korb as Anton
1925 Lena Warnstetten as Freiherr von Borkenhagen
1925 In the Valleys of the Southern Rhine as Heinz von Springe
1924 Mutter und Kind as Christian
1924 Waxworks as The Poet / Assad the Baker / Russian Prince
1924 Carlos und Elisabeth as Marquis Posa
1923 Driven from Home as Lauer - der Jäger
1923 Man by the Roadside as Michael
1923 The Second Shot
1923 Bohème
1922 Marie Antoinette - Das Leben einer Königin as Drouet
1922 Lucrezia Borgia as Giovanni Sforza, Herr von Pesaro
1922 Frauenopfer as Maler
1921 Backstairs as Der Handwerker
1921 Die Geierwally as The Bear Joseph
1921 Die Verschwörung zu Genua

Production

1955 Magic Fire Producer
1941 All That Money Can Buy Producer

Writing

1931 Eine Stunde Glück Writer
1930 Ludwig II, King of Bavaria Writer

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